Where Art Happens

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2018-2019, 18th Street Arts Center is one of the top 20 artist residency programs in the US, and the largest in Southern California. Conceived as a radical think tank in the shape of an artist community, 18th Street supports artists from around the globe to imagine, research, and develop significant, meaningful new artworks and share them with the public to foster radical imagination, empathy, and positive social change.

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Mariángeles Soto-Díaz: “Instituto Experimental Tropical Del Amazonas”

Mariángeles Soto-Díaz: "Instituto Experimental Tropical del Amazonas"

Moveable Lab Residency & Exhibition February 24 - May 19, 2018 18th Street Arts Center…

Carmen Argote: “If Only It Were That Easy…”

Carmen Argote: "If only it were that easy..."

Artist Lab Residency & Exhibition January 16 - March 23, 2018 18th Street Arts Center…

WORKSHOP: Selling Your Work, Selling Yourself

WORKSHOP: Selling Your Work, Selling Yourself

Time: February 20, 2018: 9:30AM–4:00PM Location: 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404…